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Proverbs 7:1

    Proverbs 7:1 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    My son, keep my words, and lay up my commandments with thee.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    My son, keep my words, and lay up my commandments with you.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    My son, keep my words, And lay up my commandments with thee.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    My son, keep my sayings, and let my rules be stored up with you.

    Webster's Revision

    My son, keep my words, And lay up my commandments with thee.

    World English Bible

    My son, keep my words. Lay up my commandments within you.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    My son, keep my words, and lay up my commandments with thee.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 7:1

    My son, keep my words - See Proverbs 2:1.

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 7:1

    The harlot adulteress of an Eastern city is contrasted with the true feminine ideal of the Wisdom who is to be the "sister" and "kinswoman" Proverbs 7:4 of the young man as he goes on his way through life. See Proverbs 8 in the introduction.